D Smoke Net Worth

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Net Worth $ 1,000,000
Real name Daniel Anthony Farris
Source of Wealth Rapping
Profession Rapper, Musician, Songwriter
Spouse/Partner Angelina Sherie
Date of Birth Oct 17, 1985
Zodiac Libra
Age 37
Gender Male
Height 178 cm / 5 ft 10 inch
Nationality American
Siblings SiR

Biography

D Smoke is an American Grammy-nominated rapper, signed to the EMPIRE Record Label.

He started making his name after appearing on the first season of the Netflix show “Rhythm + Flow.”

His net worth as of 2022 is estimated at $1 million.

Early life

Not much is known about D Smoke’s early life. He grew up with his mother and brothers in Inglewood, California, where he would later work as a teacher. His mother was Tina Turner’s backup singer, and one of his brothers, SiR, is signed to Dawg Entertainment, belonging to well-known rapper Kendrick Lamar. In addition, his mother was a piano instructor, so D Smoke got the chance to learn how to play both the piano and the drums.[1]

They were a family of gospel singers, so D Smoke grew up around musicians.

Career

In 2006, D Smoke formed a songwriting group named WoodWorks, along with his brothers and his cousin. His cousin, Tiffany Gouché, wrote songs for popular singers, such as The Pussycat Dolls.

Later in 2006, D Smoke released his first album, "Producer of the Year.”

He graduated college from UCLA and proceeded to be a Spanish and music theory teacher at Inglewood High School.

In 2015, he appeared on SiR’s album “Seven Sundays,” on the song “You Ain’t Ready.”

In 2019, D Smoke was a contestant on the Netflix show “Rhythm + Flow”, where he was named the winner of the series. Later the same year, he released a seven-track project called “Inglewood High”. Many positive critics surfaced in the following period, stating that D Smoke was able to “utilize multiple flows, deliver introspective storytelling, and would rap very well in Spanish”.

In one of his performances, besides rapping in multiple different rhythms, D Smoke showed he plays the piano too.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQ7IAbWKmzg

In addition, D Smoke later performed at the 2019 Soul Train Music Awards with his brother, SiR. D Smoke later appeared on the song “Cross on Jesus Back” on The Game’s album.

In Bel-Air, the TV show based on “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”, D Smoke made an appearance as himself, in an episode named “PA to LA.”

In February 2020, D Smoke released “Black Habits” under Woodworks and Empire Record Label, followed by “War & Wonders” in September 2021 under the same record label.

He had made several appearances in the early ‘00s in TV shows like “CSI” and “Judging Amy.”

Not too long ago, D Smoke launched his own merch - “Supa Good,” including hoodies and hats. He also mentioned he is in the process of finishing a novel, so we can expect to see D Smoke as a renowned writer.[2]

Guest appearances

In addition to his own discography, D Smoke appeared as a guest on several artists’ albums: “You Ain’t Ready” in 2015 by SiR on the album “Seven Sundays”; “Painkillers” in 2017 by Davion Farris on the album “Trenier”; “City Boy” in 2017 by Sha’leah Nikole on the album “The Queen Issue”; “Cross on Jesus Back” in 2019 by The Game on the album “Born 2 Rap”; “Champ” in 2020 by Fireboy DML on the album “Apollo”; and “HEADSHOTS” in 2020 by Tobe Nwigwe on the album “CINCOriginals.”

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Awards and nominations

In 2021, D Smoke, received four different nominations. At the Grammy Awards, he received two nominations: Best New Artist, and Best Rap Album for “Black Habits.” At the NAACP Image Awards, he was nominated for Outstanding New Artist; and at the Pop Awards, he was nominated for Music Video of the Year for the song “Black Habits I.” Unfortunately, he didn’t win in any category.

Personal life

In July 2021, D Smoke got married to his now-wife, Angelina Sherie. Angelina is an Atlanta-based singer, songwriter, and violinist.

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Not much is known about D Smoke’s dating history.

Conclusion

D Smoke is an American, L.A.-based rapper. Even though he just started making a name for himself, D Smoke has been in the music industry for two decades, he has extensive music discography.

His net worth as of 2022 is estimated at $1 million.

References

  1. A best new artist nominee at 35, D Smoke is both a music lifer and the longest of Longshots (2020) Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles Times. Available at: https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/music/story/2020-12-07/d-smoke-grammys-best-new-artist-inglewood (Accessed: November 29, 2022).

  2. D Smoke (2022) Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation. Available at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D_Smoke (Accessed: November 29, 2022).